PERSIUS FLACCUS, Aulus (34-62). Satyrae. Commentary by Bartholomaeus Fontius. [Treviso: Paulus de Ferraria], 1481. Chancery 2° (281 x 195mm). Collation: a-d6 e4 (a1r blank, a1v Fontius dedication to Lorenzo d'Medici, a2r satires with commentary surround, e3v Fontius to Franciscus Saxettus, e4r life of Persius, register, e4v blank). 28 leaves. 57 lines of commentary. Type: 1:95R, 2:80R. 2- to 6-line initials and paragraph marks alternating in red or blue (lightly washed on first few leaves). H *12727=H 12719?; BMC VI, 898 (IB. 28445); Goff P-342; IGI 7494. Fifth edition, the second with commentary by Fontius.
JUVENALIS, Decimus Junius (60-140). Satyrae. Commentary by Domitius Calderinus. -- Domitius CALDERINUS. Defensio adversus Brotheum. Milan: Leonardus Pachel and Uldericus Scinzenzeler, 16 April 1483. Chancery 2°. Collation: a-k8 l-m6 (a1 blank, a2r Calderinus to Giuliano d'Medici, a2v blank, a3r life of Juvenal, Calderinus's second address to Giuliano, a4r satires with commentary surround, m1r colophon, m1v blank, m2r Defensio adversus Brotheum, m6r register, m6v blank). 92 leaves. 55 lines of commentary. Type: 1:110R (text), 8:76R (commentary), occasional Greek. Initial spaces left blank.
Two works in one volume. (Small wormholes touching a few letters, occasional light staining, first and last blank pages of the volume laid down.) 18th-century polished speckled calf, small gilt flower at corners, gilt spine with elephant crest in lower compartment, red speckled edges. Provenance: contemporary marginal annotations in the first work (lightly washed and trimmed); early interlinear annotations in the second work; Sir Andrew Fountaine (binding). H *9693; Goff J-647 (2 copies only); IGI 5585. NOT IN THE BRITISH LIBRARY.